Montreuil L’Argillé, France, January 24, 2022 – Zalkin, a ProMach Product brand, is pleased to announce the appointment of Christophe Delphech as Global Sales Director for Zalkin France.
Based in the sales offices of Rueil-Malmaison, near Paris, Mr. Delpech will oversee commercial activities and sales development of capping equipment as well as cap handling systems for Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific, and Americas in close cooperation with Luis Felipe Gonzalez Higuera, VP of Sales at Zalkin Americas.
In the newly created role of OEM and Business Development Director Rémi Jallade will continue overseeing sales strategy and development with an emphasis on strengthening relationships with bloc filler manufacturers (OEMs) and focusing on our partnerships with cap manufacturers and bottle converters.
“During his 27-year tenure, Rémi has been an invaluable Zalkin employee” said Laurent Fournier, Zalkin President and General Manager, “and his detailed knowledge of both capping technologies and the packaging industry makes him the perfect match to also take charge of the technological watch and develop interactions with other ProMach subsidiaries such as PE Labellers, Pace, etc.”
Mr. Delpech brings more than two decades of experience in the packaging industry. Prior to joining Zalkin, he represented Sig Combibloc France as General Manager. He also worked for 7 years at Sidel in the US in the commercialization of technical solutions.
We are fortunate to have this new duet in our Zalkin sales leadership team,” said Laurent Fournier, “and are confident that their complementary extensive experience and industry network will harmonize Zalkin efforts and contribute to delivering exceptional customer solutions and support.”
Bilingual in French and English, Mr. Delpech holds a master’s degree in Physics, Chemistry of Materials and Plasma and in Sales and Business Development.
“I'm excited to join Zalkin,” said Mr. Delpech. “I’m looking forward to meeting our customers and working to ensure their utmost success. My focus will be to develop sales strategy, plan long term growth, and open new markets for Zalkin capping technology and cap handling systems to grow our position across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.”